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Fiduciary Duty And Real Estate

November 20, 2020

At some point, most individuals will need to move for personal, professional, or health reasons. When such occasions arise, realtors are often employed to help them sell their old house and complete the purchase of a new residence.  Civil law considers real estate transactions significant endeavors and places a heavy responsibility on those performing said […]

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How to Handle Child Custody over the Holidays

November 13, 2020

Disputes involving child custody can often arise during the holidays. Because parents cherish their time with family during the holidays, each wants to try and maximize their custodial time. If there is not a clear custody agreement or order, then one parent may have their time limited. To avoid holiday child custody issues, you should […]

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Common Misconceptions about Prenuptial Agreements

October 16, 2020

What Is a Prenuptial Agreement? A prenuptial agreement is a written contract that the husband-to-be and wife-to-be draw up before they get married. A prenuptial agreement lists each person’s assets and debts. It also lists each person’s property rights if the marriage ends in divorce. Typical Misconceptions about Prenuptial Agreements Some of the typical misconceptions […]

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How to Increase Child Support Payments

August 28, 2020

Child support is among the most important orders arising from any family law dispute. Just like personal needs change over time, so do the needs of the child support. Therefore the amount ordered to be paid as child support two years ago might prove insufficient today. Most recipients of child support payments are always in […]

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Who Gets the Pet in the Divorce?

June 26, 2020

Going through a divorce is always difficult. Even if you don’t have children, if you share a pet with your spouse, it’s fair to have concerns about who gets them after your marriage is over. In Pleasanton and other areas of California, just like in the country as a whole, pets are treated as property […]

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Summer Co-Parenting Tips

June 19, 2020

Co-parenting during the summer months can sometimes be difficult. Issues may arise where one parent feels their rights are being infringed upon. Parents should try to work together to act in the best interest of their children. Following are some summer co-parenting tips. For advice that is specific to your situation, contact a Dublin Family […]

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How To Handle Hidden Assets During Divorce?

June 12, 2020

When a couple divorces, numerous legal and financial issues must be resolved. One such matter is asset division. In certain instances, spouses might possess individual or hidden assets. The Tierney Law Group, Livermore family law attorneys, invites you to read this brief blog discussing how such holdings should be handled. Definition Of Assets Assets are […]

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Can My Child Custody Order Be Changed?

June 05, 2020

Because situations may arise where a custody modification is needed, the law allows for child custody orders to be changed. In order for a child custody order to be changed, certain legal requirements must be shown. A Pleasanton Family Law Attorney from Tierney Law Group can assist with custody modifications. When can a child custody […]